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Distance Library Services: Home

Ways the Library Can Help As You Try to Stay Safe and Healthy At Home

 Need Help with Research or Have Questions About the Library?

For Specialized Research Help, Email Your Librarian: 

Email the Library:

Call Us: 423-869-7079 or toll free at 800-325-0900 ext. 7079

Chat with a Librarian: look for Speech Bubble with Words Live Chat Inside on library website pages

We also have Library Tutorial videos and a Library FAQs page!

 Guides for Subject-Specific Research

If you are researching for a specific class or subject area, check out our Research Guides!

These guides bring together a lot of subject-specific resources in one place.

 Electronic Books, Articles & Journals

To find Ebooks, search LMU’s Worldcat catalog
To find Articles, use one of our 220 databases found in our A-Z Database List 
To browse one of our 35,900 electronic Journals, search our A-Z Journals List

This collection includes over 1.4 million digitized books that are made available world-wide through June 30, 2020 to respond to the need for educational resources during the COVID-19 pandemic. In order to access these resources please setup your free account today!

 Book Delivery & Interlibrary Loan

Need a book from the library? We will mail it to you.

Just need part of a book? We can also email scanned book chapters. This service also includes journal articles that we only have in print at the library.

Please use the Book and Article Delivery link for items owned by the LMU library. For other items not owned, please use your ILLiad account. We will gladly mail interlibrary loan books to your residence as well.

If you need help determining which chapter or section of a book you need, please reach out to Michael McMurray at or call 423.869.6219.